Dr. Archana Karandikar Vadeyar

Dr. Archana Karandikar Vadeyar

Assistant Professor


Dr. Archana Vadeyar is working as an Assistant Professor at MIT-WPU School of education and research. Presently, she is guiding B. Ed students of MITWPU School of education and research for the subject Contemporary India and education. She has been appointed as Scientific and Technical Committee & Editorial Review Board Member at the World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology to review and approve educational research papers sent to their conferences from all over the world. Her Research paper presentation was awarded the Best Paper Presentation Award at the International Conference by WASET in Singapore. She has visited Finland to attend the 28th INEPS congress, the Bright education for all congress and to study the teacher education pattern and visited some known schools/colleges in Finland. Being a trained experiential educator, a certified Career Counsellor as well as an existential well-being counsellor, she ensures active engagement of our future generation teachers and adolescents thereby inspiring them to be worthy contributors to society. She has conducted Action Research workshops for teachers and career workshops for Junior college students.


PhD (Education)

NET (Education)

SET (Education)

M.Ed. (Education)

M.Sc (Biochemistry)

DEEP (Diploma in Experiential education and practice)

GCC (Global Career counsellor, UCLA) )

Research Area


Experiential Education


Social responsibility

Adolescent education

Research Publication

International Journals: 11

International conferences : 3

National conferences: 1


Total-experience: 20+ years

Teaching experience: 20+ years


UG Programme (B.Ed. course)


UG programme (B.Sc.)


Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune

Dr. Kalmadi Shamarao Junior College Pune

S.I.E.S college, Mumbai


Dr. Meena Muthiah scholarship (for PhD work) from IFUWA (Indian Federation of University Women’s Associations, Chennai (affiliated to International Federation of University Women)


Best presentation award by WASET at Singapore

Outstanding Teacher Award (2013) by the KAVERI group of Institutions, for outstanding performance and for going beyond traditional teaching methods

Special appreciation award (2014) by the KAVERI group of Institutions for distinguished excellence in performance, immense talent and dedicated efforts.

Late Shri Bapat memorial prize for being a topper at M. Ed at Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune


Contemporary India and Education, Assessment for learning, Pedagogy of Science, Experiential Education, Biochemistry, Chemistry